Elbe

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Elbe, from Middle High German Elbe, from Old High German Elba, from Proto-West Germanic [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *albī.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Elbe

  1. A river in Europe that passes through the Czech Republic and Germany before flowing into the North Sea.

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has articles on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Elbe f

  1. Elbe (a river in Central Europe)
  2. Elba (island in the Tuscan Archipelago)

German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German Elbe, from Old High German Elba, from Proto-West Germanic [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *albī (river), attested in Latin as Albis. Compare Old Norse elfr, Swedish älv.

Proper noun[edit]

Elbe f (genitive Elbe)

  1. Elbe (a river in Central Europe)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Elbe in Duden online

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

Elbe m (genitive Elben, plural Elben)

  1. Alternative form of Elb (elf).

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